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29/10/14 Premier Squash League team took to the courts at the Lions’ Den for first home match

University of Birmingham Sport (UBSport) played host to a fantastic display of Premier Squash League (PSL) last night as the Birmingham Lions took on Everards Leicester in their first home game. The Lions won three of five matches in spectacular style as they saw off their...

27/10/14 Students and alumni impress at the ASA National Masters and Senior Championships

On Friday, October 24 saw a team of four swimmers from the University of Birmingham Sport (UBSport), along with a number of alumni excel in the pool at the British Gas ASA National Masters and Senior Championships as they obtained 14 individual and four team medals between them.

24/10/14 xpLosION 2014 preview

The British Universities and Colleges Sport American Football season kicks off once more on the November 1 (ko 4:30pm) when the Birmingham Lions host to the Hertfordshire Hurricanes .

17/10/14 Alumna ends 26-year wait for silverware as Manchester City Ladies win the Continental Cup

University of Birmingham Sport (UBSport) proudly watched as 2014 graduate and ex-silver scholar Izzy Christiansen helped the Manchester City ladies team win their first major trophy, scoring the only goal in the 1-0 final of the Continental Cup over Arsenal.

16/10/14 Alumna strikes gold in European Championships

Alumna Ciara Horne struck gold in UEC Elite Track European Championships in Guadeloupe on Thursday, October 16 in the women’s team pursuit the as the Great Britain team took three medals on the second day of competition.

13/10/14 Alumna Rachel Joyce places third in Kona Ironman

University of Birmingham Sport (UBSport) alumna, Rachel Joyce, came third at the Kona Ironman World Championship in Hawaii on October 11.

08/10/14 Meet the new Head of Rugby, Tom Drewett

As the British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) Rugby season kicks off today (October 8) with the men’s first team playing Bishop Burton firsts on the Bournbrook Pitches, so we caught up with new Head of Rugby, Tom Drewett, to find out his aspirations for the Birmingham...

07/10/14 Birmingham Lions on Pride Rock after NBL victory

On Monday, October 6, 2014 the UK witnessed the launch of the first official National Badminton League (NBL),  with the University of Birmingham and Birmingham City Council team, the Birmingham Lions, starting their season on home ground at the second city’s National Indoor Arena...

30/09/14 NBL star Alyssa Lim talks about returning to Birmingham and fighting her coach for the title

A guest blog from National Badminton League (NBL) star and University of Birmingham alumna, Alyssa Lim.

29/09/14 Toning, part of your student experience

When you think of your student experience at Birmingham, what comes to mind? The Vale, the clock tower, Sports Night, lectures, Vodbull, the Soak…